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Local history of Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawake

Educational resources for faculty to begin their process of critical self-reflection regarding indigeneous decolonization of curriculum and pedagogical practices. Begin by learning about the local history of the Kanien'kehá:ka of Kahnawake.

History and culture

Map of the many Haudenosaunee communities in the 21st century across from Lake Erie to Tiothtià:ke and along the Saintt Lawrence River. Haudenosaunee communities today. Image copyright 2006 Kanien'kehá:ka Onkwawén:na Raotitióhkwa

The Saint Lawrence Seaway

The Kahnawà:ke Revisited Series entitled The Saint Lawrence Seaway 

Drawing upon oral history and stories of Kahnawa’kehró:no community members, these videos explore the impacts on the waters, land, community and the ways of life of Kahnawa'kehró:non with the expropriation and forceful building of the Seaway.

Territorial Land Acknowledgement

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